disaster management

Disaster Management - Special issue of Earthzine

Articles published for Earthzine’s Disaster Management theme (Dec.

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Fri, 25/03/2011 - 16:38

2nd International Conference on Disaster Management and Human Health

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It will help participants to understand the nature of global risks, learn risk management strategies to prepare for disruptive events, and identify the best

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11/05/2011 to 13/05/2011

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Orlando

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University of Central Florida

Event Organisers: 

Wessex Institute of Technology, UK and University of Central Florida, USA

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Global Human Settlement Layer will support crisis management operations

Under the authority of the European Commission’s Joint Research Centre (JRC) and in collaboration with the European Space Agency (ESA), the Institute for the Protection and Security of the Citizen (IPSC) has produced the first prototype of the Global Human Settlement Layer (GHSL) using European medium resolution ENVISAT ASAR satell

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Tue, 01/03/2011 - 11:09

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UN Hub for ICT Capacity Development

The United Nations Asian and Pacific Training Centre for Information and Communication Technology for Development, a regional institute of the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UN-APCICT/ESCAP), kicked off the Fourth Regional Training of Trainers Workshop in Seongnam, Republic of Korea.

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Wed, 23/02/2011 - 16:06

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2nd NIDM - Space Technology Application in Disaster Risk Reduction and Emergency Response

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There is an increasing trend in disasters both in frequency as well as in the damage caused in terms of human casualties, economic and ecological damage. With the use of Space Technology and GIS it is possible to assess impacts of natural phenomena like floods, drought, earthquakes, landslides, volcanic eruptions and forest fires.

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28/03/2011 to 30/03/2011

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NIDM

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New Delhi

Event Organisers: 

UNOOSA/UN SPIDER, NIDM

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Disaster risk and vulnerability conference 2011

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The conference aims to bring together specialists, practitioners, academics, students and the public to a common platform. Discussions on

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12/03/2011 to 14/03/2011

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Kottayam

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Mahatma Gandhi University

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World Conference on Disaster Management - WCDM2011

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WCDM recognizes the many challenges that our unique industry is faced with. It will take progressive minds and collective thoughts to develop innovative strategies that will sustain future infrastructures. WCDM 2011 has injected this forward thinking into our program and is ready to share it with you!

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19/06/2011 to 22/06/2011

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Toronto

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Space-based Solutions for Disaster Management and Emergency Response in the Pacific

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Thu, 11/09/2008
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Space-based Solutions for

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Sentinel Asia

Sentinel Asia is a voluntary initiative led by the Asia-Pacific Regional Space Agency Forum (APRSAF) and was established in 2005 as a collaboration among space agencies and

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SOUTH AFRICA: Floods highlight lack of disaster preparedness

South Africa was ill-prepared for the heavy summer rains that have caused flooding in eight of the country’s nine provinces since mid-December, according to

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Fri, 04/02/2011 - 15:06

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